Pakistan boycotts UN meeting after US visa delay for Islamist politician - Reuters

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - The failure of Pakistan's Senate deputy chairman, a prominent Islamist politician, to get a U.S. visa on time for a trip to the United States prompted Pakistan to boycott a U.N.-sponsored meeting on Monday, a parliamentary ...

Pakistani Politician Denied US Visa, Prompts Backlash - The Quint

Pakistan's Senate deputy-chairman, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, the leader of Jamiat Ulema Islam (JUI) was denied a US visa, leading to the cancellation of a two-member delegation's planned visit to New York to attend a meeting of the ...

Pakistan Senate Issues Temporary Ban On US Congressmen Following Visa Denial Of A Senator - TopYaps

The Trump administration refused to grant a visa to Pakistan's deputy chairman Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri. So what did Pakistan do? They cancelled a planned visit of their senators to the US. Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri. The decision not to ...

Furore over US visa policy for parliamentarians - DAWN.com

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani announced a boycott of the UN-sponsored International Parliamentary Union (IPU) being held in New York next week, after the US failed to issue a visa to Deputy Chairman Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, who ...

Pakistan Senate bans members from US events - Financial Times

Members of Pakistan's senate have been banned from attending official events hosted by the US in the south Asian country, after Washington denied a visa to a prominent lawmaker. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver ...